WBO junior welterweight titleholder Mike Alvarado says he’s ready for the pressure of defending his belt against Ruslan Provodnikov before a hometown crowd.
Ruslan Provodnikov said that his loss to WBO welterweight beltholder Tim Bradley has prepared him for victory against WBO junior welterweight titleholder Mike Alvarado on Oct. 19.
Andre Ward says that Carl Froch isn’t at the top of his list of potential opponents but adds that if he did grant the British star a rematch, “I would look to stop him.” Ward will co-commentate the HBO-televised Chad Dawson-Adonis Stevenson fight on Saturday.
Brandon Rios says of his showdown with Manny Pacquiao: “We both like to fight. We both hardly back down. We both throw a lot of punches in bunches. So it’s going to be one helluva good fight.”
HBO’s ringside scorer Harold Lederman said Andre Ward was “terrific,” and, “sharp” as a network commentator for this past Saturday’s triple-header at New York’s Madison Square Garden.
In his first extensive post-fight interview, Gabriel Rosado tells RingTV.com’s Joseph Santoliquito about his bold stand against Gennady Golovkin, his trainer’s call to halt the bout, what he learned about himself, and about his plans to return to junior middleweight.
HBO’s exiting Larry Merchant: “I’m proud to be associated with so many talented people who made us into a groundbreaking network.”
RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will answer questions, face-to-face, with HBO’s Max Kellerman in a show that airs on Aug. 25 in advance of their Sept. 15 clash at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Tim Bradley looks ripped and amped, said he’s “ready to prove everybody wrong” on Saturday night against Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Tim Bradley on Manny Pacquiao: “This guy is beatable. I’m going to prove it to everybody.”